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Unformatted text preview: Termination Good at quenching peroxy radicals in cell membrane*** • Once quenches, forms radical which has to be quenched as well which is what vit C and gluta do • Premies at risk-give oxygen-oxidative environment • Hemolytic anemia-cell membranes of rbc burst o All free radicals destroy • BEST INDICATOR-HEMOLYSIS TEST o • RDA-SAME MEN/WOMEN • INTERACTION E/K • UL-1000MG DAY ESTABLISHED BECAUSE OF HEMM. EFFECTS • DOESN’T DECREASE RISK OF EVENTS, INCREASE RISK OF HEART FAILURE...
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- Spring '09
- Vitamin E, tocopherol, Quenches free radicals